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    Dallasites Love Their Jobs!

    The local results are available here -- and from the looks of it, locals surveyed for the index are pretty happy, all things considered. Dallas is the only city among the 11 major metropolitan areas surveyed with an index rating in the triple digits;...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on January 2, 2008 @ 9:00 am
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    Luxury Buyer, Beware

    The Dallas-based department store experienced a year-over-year decline in its fiscal first-quarter gross margin rate (profit after subtracting the costs of goods sold) in the wake of tepid reaction to some of its women's designer apparel. "We have ex...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on January 2, 2008 @ 8:30 am
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    New Year's Resolutions: A Look Back at Unfair Park's 2007 That Was in Review

    Feel free to pile on with your own resolutions below -- preferably, after you've chugged your affordable bottle of brut-force bubbly. We return Wednesday morning, with plans to unveil a few changes in coming weeks. Till 2008, then, a Happy New Year's...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 31, 2007 @ 3:00 pm
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    What's a Little Human Excrement Between Fellow Prisoners ... I Mean, Passengers?

    Catherine Ray says American Airlines held her prisoner. No shit -- "false imprisonment" is among the myriad charges the Arkansas woman makes in a lawsuit filed last week, in which she wants AA to pay up for keeping her on an airplane in December 2006...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 31, 2007 @ 2:14 pm
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    The Playmaker Gets a Radio Gig

    Starting January 10, the Hall of Famer and former baller-turned-'caster Kevin Kiley will hold down the 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. slot. Says the station's program director, Tom Lee, in a media release today: "To say we are thrilled to have Michael and Kevin j...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 31, 2007 @ 1:34 pm
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    An Old Promo Starring "He Who Must Not Be Named"

    Where's Greggo, you ask? Why, right here -- in a Ticket promo from 2004, posted to the YouTubes over the weekend. There's also one from '04 starring the morning-show boys -- and it's very Larry Craig. --Robert Wilonsky

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 31, 2007 @ 12:33 pm
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    "Indefinitely" Is Turning Into a Long, Long Time

    Rowlett's Marisa Trevino is a friend of Rebecca Aguilar's; she's very clear about that in her Scripps News-syndicated column about Aguilar's continued absence from KDFW-Channel 4, from which Aguilar was indefinitely suspended in October following her...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 31, 2007 @ 11:50 am
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    Lying is the New Winning!

    It's a pretty good bet that when Priscilla Ceballos told WFAA-Channel 8's Byron Harris last week that she didn't want to be on camera for faking her daughter's contest-winning Hannah Montana essay, she didn't figure on making national and internation...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 31, 2007 @ 9:27 am
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    Clearly, Tony Romo's Head Not Right With Balls

    Our year-ender's forthcoming, but a few quick ones beforehand. As in: While prepping the '07 adios, and watching Tony Romo throwing for 86 yards and one pick yesterday, I was reminded of this October quote from Carrie Underwood, concerning her break-...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 31, 2007 @ 8:48 am
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    Meet the New Boss

    The Dallas Observer will begin the new year with a new editor: Mark Donald. His should be a very familiar name to longtime readers of the paper version of Unfair Park: Mark -- who now demands to be called Mr. Donald, how unfortunate -- began writing...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 28, 2007 @ 2:39 pm
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    Deuces Out, Dallas

    As of the end of the day, I will have no longer have a home next to the thundering voice of Fingers of Fury on the seventh floor of 2501 Oak Lawn Ave. I won't depart for Austin for another week, but there's a lot to be done in the meantime. And by th...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 28, 2007 @ 2:22 pm
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    Cook on New Year's Eve? By Which You Mean "Drink," Right?

    In case you missed Today yesterday -- we did -- Chamberlain's Steak & Chop House bossman Richard Chamberlain was on the NBC morning show offering up his menu for "an easy at-home NYE feast," which included pomegranate-glazed salmon, mini beef medalli...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 28, 2007 @ 1:43 pm
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    Sangers? Gone. Foley's? Gone. Macy's? Yup, Gone as of Today

    Says Terry J. Lundgren, the chairman, president and chief executive officer of Macy's, Inc., "While the decision to close stores is difficult, it is necessary that we do so selectively in locations with declining sales and where we have been unable t...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 28, 2007 @ 12:31 pm
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    Come Fly With Them

    In related news, Southlake-based Sabre just got a patent on a brand-new method for "predicting airline seat availability." Best I can tell from the docs available from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Sabre has figured out a way to tell folks if...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 28, 2007 @ 12:18 pm
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    Dallas No Dallas? Y'Don't Say.

    "We're so much more than Dallas the TV show," says a Dallas tourism rep in a story that I swear I read back in 1987. Only, nope, it's from today -- in a Chicago Tribune by way of Kansas City Star piece about how Dallas is still trying to...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 28, 2007 @ 11:34 am
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    Tom Hicks' Regret

    Hicks could have purchased Dallas' MLS franchise but decided not to. "In hindsight, I probably made the wrong decision," he said. Still, he's always welcome to sell the Texas Rangers. --Robert Wilonsky ...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 28, 2007 @ 10:29 am
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    Oh, Cliff!

    "At $1.50 a gallon, people could afford to make 25-mile-long commutes from (the northern Dallas suburbs of) Plano or Frisco, but at today's prices, Oak Cliff starts to look very attractive," said Alan McDonald, senior managing director of the Incap F...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 28, 2007 @ 9:40 am
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    Dallas Police Department Discovers the World Wide Interwebs

    Janse, a spokesperson for the department, says posting the video to the YouTubes will make it easier to get surveillance-cam footage to the local TV affiliates; no longer will the stations have to send a camera down to DPD HQ to shoot the video off a...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 28, 2007 @ 8:56 am
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    Moore From Pakistan, Courtesy CNN

    A Friend of Unfair Park sends word that my old pal John Moore -- who, as I mentioned this morning, was in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, attending the rally at which Pakistani opposition leader Benazir Bhutto was assassinated -- was interviewed today by CNN a...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 27, 2007 @ 6:22 pm
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    As Far as Simpsons Go, I'd Rather Be Writing About O.J.

    With the pipe cleaner halfway down my esophagus, I feel obliged to tell you that the brilliant think tank that is Star magazine has made some serious allegations about the veracity of the Jessica Simpson-Tony Romo relationship ... or fauxmance, if yo...

    @ Unfair Park by Robert Wilonsky on December 27, 2007 @ 4:02 pm
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